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New Delhi - India has taken up the issue of a medical student who died after being attacked by "local goons" with Russian authorities. "We have taken this up with Russian authorities and we will take this to the logical conclusion," External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted late Wednesday night. Yasir, a medical student from Srinagar, died on.. MORE »

France will not 'automatically' recognise Palestine if peace plan fails

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Cairo -  French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday that his country will not "automatically" recognise the state of Palestine if Paris' initiative to host an.. MORE »

SC extends bail of Teesta, her husband till April 28

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New Delhi - The Supreme Court Wednesday extended, till April 28, the interim bail granted to social activists Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand in the alleged misuse of funds collected.. MORE »

Vijay Mallya has left the country, SC told

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New Delhi -  The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to beleaguered liquor baron Vijay Mallya on a plea by a consortium of 17 banks led by the SBI seeking his personal appearance.. MORE »



World
Clinton, Sanders clash in Democratic debate

Washington - A day after Bernie Sanders' upset win over Hillary Clinton in a Democratic presidential primary, the two clashed over issues ranging from immigration reform to Sanders' proposals.. MORE »

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  • Iran test-fires ballistic missiles
  • Canada to admit record number of immigrants in 2016
  • Salmaan Taseer's abducted son freed after 5 years
  • Sports
    India-Pakistan World T20 match shifted from Dharamsala to Kolkata

    New Delhi - The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday relocated the India vs Pakistan group stage World T20 match, to be played on March 19, from Dharamsala to Kolkata citing security.. MORE »

  • Sharif wants foolproof security for team in India
  • BCCI, government pledge security for India-Pakistan tie
  • Black Caps legend Crowe passes away
  • India
    Blackbuck case: Salman pleads not guilty in arms case

    Jaipur -  Bollywood actor Salman Khan pleaded "not guilty" in an arms case in a Jodhpur court on Thursday. Salman was here in connection with the recording of his statement as an.. MORE »

  • End row over Art of Living event: Kejriwal
  • PM seeks opposition's support, but attacks Congress
  • AGP, BJP split in Assam ahead of April polls
  • Education
    Bihar kids to get pulao in mid-day meal

    Patna - Millions of schoolchildren in Bihar schools will soon be served 'pulao' once a week as part of their mid-day meals, officials said on Monday. "Pulao will be served once in a week.. MORE »

  • Report places AMU above Delhi University in India
  • SC concerned over mushrooming private B.Ed colleges
  • Jaitley allocates over Rs.2,000 crore for higher education and skill development
  • Business
    Markets open on a negative note

    Mumbai - The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a negative note during the morning session of the trade. The Sensex of the BSE after opening at 24,527.27 points touched a.. MORE »

  • Sensex gains 44 points in early trade
  • Banks have to be got into shape, no sparing loan defaulters: Jaitley
  • India's forex down to $346 bn
  • In Depth
    BJP may have the last laugh in Assam

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    Ahead of the elections to the Assam assembly, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has strengthened its position by striking an alliance with the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP). Although the Assam Pradesh.. MORE »

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